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Congressman Andy Barr

Representing All the People of Kentucky's Sixth District

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Apr 18, 2013 Press Release

"Energy always has been and always will be the key to Americans’ ability to work hard and pursue happiness."

Apr 18, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 624, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2013.  The bill passed with a strong bipartisan majority of 288-127:

Apr 16, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell and Representative Andy Barr met with Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe today to discuss the Postal Service’s accelerated closure of the Lexington Area Mail Processing Plant. 

Apr 15, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Barr requested this meeting in order to discuss the Forest Service’s proposed Cave Run Non-motorized Trails Initiative and the Sand Lick Fork Watershed Restoration Project. I appreciate Chief Tidwell’s willingness to work with us on these important issues and I am encouraged that the Chief is going to take a closer look at both of these situations. I look forward to continuing to work with the Forest Service to find mutually beneficial solutions that will safeguard local tourism and recreation, which is vital to the economic stability of the Sixth District.
Apr 12, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Friday, April 12, 2013, Congressman Andy Barr recognized Henry Clay's 236th birthday on the Floor of the United States House of Representatives. 

Apr 9, 2013 Press Release
LEXINGTON – Congressman Andy Barr (KY-6) released the following statement regarding the March jobs report:
Mar 21, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Andy Barr today voted in favor of the Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Resolution proposed by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, hailing the measure as a plan to “put our nation on a significantly different, more prosperous path.”

Mar 14, 2013 Press Release


Mar 8, 2013 Speech

Mr. Chairman, I want to thank this Committee for the opportunity to share with you some of the budget priorities I hold for the upcoming year, and which I am here to emphasize on behalf of the Sixth District of Kentucky.